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Re: Bush and needle exchange programs

Dear Dr. Bob,First off I want to say I think you are an absolutely delightful man and a wonderful, caring doctor. This website does great things.But I have to say something in regard to programs to hand out clean needles to those who abuse drugs...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hey Jessi,HIV prevention and drug rehabilitation are not an "either or" situation. They are not mutually exclusive and the pots of money funding these two critical health issues Read more »

AIDS since 1998/depression/suicidal

My husband was diagnosed with AIDS in 1998. We didn't have the luxury of finding out he was HIV +... Read more »

Opioid and HAART

Dear DoctorMy dear fiend is on terapywith Zerit, Videx and Sustivabut i think he is very crazy... Read more »
Articles
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

India: Restore Original HIV/AIDS Bill, Urge Activists

...been dropped" in the law ministry's revisions to the draft, said Eldred Tellis of the Sankalp Rehabilitation Trust. People with HIV/AIDS would only be allowed to stay in special homes during their rehabilitation back to general society, which... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

HIV/AIDS Worsens Condition of Malnourished Children, Pregnant Women in Kenya

...11.4%, nearly twice the national HIV prevalence of 6.7%. In the past month, seven of the 10 children admitted to the nutritional rehabilitation center at the hospital in Lodwar, Turkana, were HIV-positive, IRIN/AllAfrica.com reports. "HIV is an... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Heroin, HIV Stalk Tropical Resort of Zanzibar

...smuggling from Afghanistan through east Africa en route to Europe has boosted the drug's availability in Zanzibar, posing an HIV threat. An estimated 4,000-6,000 people inject drugs in the tropical archipelago of 1 million. While HIV prevalence... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Chinese Government's Treatment of Drug Users Hindering Efforts to Curb Spread of HIV, Group Says

...officials in the border region of Guangxi, where drug use is the cause of nearly every reported HIV/AIDS case. "Drug users in rehabilitation centers are treated as prisoners, not patients, and subject to abusive and inhumane conditions of... Read more »
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AIDS related motor deficits.

Posted by bnthecliff
...Sorry for the lengthy post. I was diagnosed with HIV over 12 years ago. I had a CD4 count of 33 but was never sick. Two months later, I started meds..........AZT, Videx and Epivir.............about Read more »

Cocaine rehabilitation

Posted by Crazy007
...marriage only I came to know. I stunned to know about my husband. At that time father told my husband to take up Cocaine rehabilitation program .Now he is recovered. My is life fantastic. Read more »

My Brother Tested HIV Positive

Posted by PJ211, 3 Replies
I really don't know what to say or how to talk to him about it. How do I start without falling apart in the process? The irony is that we're twins and it tears me apart. I always knew he needed to be safe, but I know he's lived a dangerous... Read more »

OAK HUMAN RIGHTS FELLOWSHIP

Posted by Anonymous
...working on health-related human rights issues. Possible areas of expertise may include, but are not limited to: HIV-AIDS, the rehabilitation of torture victims, the treatment of refugees or the victims of landmines, forensic anthropology,... Read more »